|E100-92: 2 Corinthians 4:1 - 6:2: Cracked pots - Dr Tim Bulkeley|
Clay vessels were everywhere, plates, bowls, cups, storage, cooking... most of the everyday objects we make of glass or china, and many we make of plastic (or even metal) were clay pottery in the ancient world. Living back then you were deeply (and probably unconsciously) aware of just how fragile standard clay pots are. We live in a world of bone china and hardened glass. Even the average cheap dinnerset is so much tougher than an ancient pot, and the broken pieces of pottery were everywhere...
Keywords: 1&2 Corinthians; E100; clay pots; broken pots